RPC IV.3, 6438 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6438 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Gaza
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [ΑΥ?] ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝƐΙ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ΑϹ ΓΑΖΑ
Reverse design nude Heracles standing, facing, head, l., resting arm on club, holding lion skin; to r., Gaza-symbol (mem)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 4.78 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference BMC 80
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 80
2     V: GR 22598, on reverse, date obscure, authenticity doubtful: cast?
3     Private coll. Tom Mullally
4     F. Muthafar coll.